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€€ - €€€Mexican
63 37th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403-4404
+1 650-345-9042
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  • Average33%
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
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63 37th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403-4404
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

met some friends for lunch. we met early so we would have plenty of time to catch up and have a leisurely lunch before i had to leave for a dr appt. we arrived soon after opening and sat at a booth by the window....More

Thank dmc50
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Been coming here 20+ years, service great, food & margaritas always good & consistent. Tonight was an unexpected "off" night, piece of plastic in my burrito (2"), informed by waitress it was from a container, unfortunate I know...things happen...BUT meal should be a no-charge for...More

1  Thank LMD331
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My father and I eat at Fernando's often. Parking right outside, most evenings anyhow, and a friendly welcome inside. There ar ea zillion Mexican places in the area, and we like this one for several reasons. Good food in large portions, a friendly attentive staff,...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

When I'm craving good Mexican food I always go to Fernando's because it fulfills my need for good food. Service is great and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. The combination plates are my food of choice and I've yet to venture out. Parking maybe...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We met some friends here for some drinks. The service was terrific. The staff is very costumer friendly and fun. Saul was a terrific bartender. Although we didn't eat at Fernando's we did have the chips and salsa. Salsa was fresh and homemade. We do...More

Thank MyaB67
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Mixed reviews on the food. Main dishes and chips/salsa were good, beans and rice were not so good. I had the pork carnitas and they were done just right (i.e. crisp outside and juicy inside) but they were too salty for my taste. The ambiance...More

Thank pr7169
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Every time I come here, you'll know that it's a neighborhood joint. They have great margaritas. Their food is ok. The service can be a toss up. I would it come here for their drinks and nachos.

Thank hrdabster
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We tried this Mexican restaurant because it is walking distance to our son's apartment. They have a huge menu; we had trouble deciding what to order. The margaritas were good, as we'd read in other reviews. And our waitress had a fabulous, friendly personality. The...More

1  Thank longandshortofit
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I visited Fernando's on a Saturday evening and had a delightful meal. It was fairly late - about a half hour before they closed - so I was able to sit down immediately. The service was quick and friendly. My waitress humored me quite nicely...More

Thank Slow_food_for_me
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I have lived in the southwest my entire life and have eaten at some fantastic Mexican food restaurants. My inlaws know I love Mexican food and they have taken me to a few of them but frankly, the food was not that good. I read...More

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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 37th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403-4404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-345-9042
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